Cannabis-Med News: September 2014

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Italy: Army will grow cannabis for medical use

Chile: First farm dedicated to the cultivation of cannabis for medicinal purposes was approved

Australia: Prime Minister Tony Abbott backs legalisation of medical cannabis

Israel: Government allows certain family doctors to prescribe cannabis for medicinal purposes

Science: Handbook of Cannabis now available
http://global.oup.com/academic/product/handbook-of-cannabis-9780199662685?cc=us&lang=en&#

South Africa: Christian party supports medical use of cannabis
https://za.news.yahoo.com/christian-party-supports-medical-marijuana-085213796.html

Australia: Tasmania’s health minister supports trials of medicinal cannabis
https://au.news.yahoo.com/a/24927240/tas-govt-backs-medicinal-cannabis-trials/

Science/Human: Cannabis is used to cope with social anxiety
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25196146

Science/Human: Sativex did not reduce driving ability
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25208898

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